Chelsea on Saturday signed a new goalkeeper, Robert Sanchez from Brighton to provide competition for No.1 Kepa Arrizabalaga.
In a post via its website, Chelsea confirmed that Sanchez signed a seven-year contract with the Blues.
Sanchez has been capped twice by Spain’s national team.
The 25-year-old was left out of Brighton’s pre-season squad and the Seagulls have since signed Bart Verbruggen this summer as his replacement.
Chelsea’s statement read in part: ‘welcome to Chelsea, Robert The Spaniard has penned a seven-year contract with the Blues and joins our senior goalkeeping ranks alongside Kepa Arrizabalaga and Marcus Bettinelli in Mauricio Pochettino’s squad.
“Welcome to Chelsea, Robert!”